thankful

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈθæŋkfʊl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈθæŋkfəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(thangkfəl)


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thankful

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
adj
  1. a thankful [person, guest, nature]
  2. be thankful for small [miracles, mercies]!
  3. be thankful that we're not [poor, starving, struggling]
  4. (just) be thankful (for what you've got)
  5. What are you thankful for?
  6. am thankful for [my friends, this meal]
  7. is thankful for the [food, help, opportunity, job]
  8. thankful for all the [help, support, kindness]
  9. thankful for having been [given, offered]
  10. were thankful that it [was over, had finished]
  11. very thankful to be [safe, alive, protected]
  12. was thankful to the [host, family, boss, waiter]
  13. with a thankful heart
  14. [busy, engaged, knelt] in thankful prayer
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